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  • How To Apply Matte Nails With Gold Foil

    Matte Nails with Gold Foil | DipWell Nail Tutorial

    Drop everything! This mani is all that matte...rs ūüíÖ‚ú®‚Ā† Learn how to¬†recreate¬†these delicate matte nails¬†with gold foil!

    PRO TIP: Make sure you thoroughly prep nails to ensure adhesion & long-lasting wear! Push back cuticles, create a rough texture on the nail plate by filing, and sanitize thoroughly.

    Step 1
    • Apply a coat of Step 1 Bond to all fingernails
    Step 2
    • Paint a thin coat of Step 2 Base and immediately dip entire finger at an angle into color acrylic of choice
    • Tap finger to rid of loose powder and use a fluffy brush to sweep off excess powder

    PRO TIP: Avoid getting the product onto cuticles, powder will pick up wherever Base if applied

    Step 3
    • Repeat to create a strong foundation for the nail art

    PRO TIP: Brushes may harden or pick up color powder during application. Simply switch them between Brush Softener for easy cleaning & workability.

    Step 4
    • Brush Step 2 Base onto the entire nail plate for the nail art to stick to
    • Dip the tip of a toothpick or nail art applicator into Step 2 Base and quickly use the toothpick or nail art applicator to carry over nail art, placing on top of wet Base
    Step 5
    • Use the toothpick or nail art applicator to press down any pieces sticking up; immediately dip finger at an angle into Base & Finish

    PRO TIP: Avoid getting the product onto cuticles, powder will pick up wherever Base if applied

    Step 6
    • Apply Step 2 Base and dip into color powder of choice for the rest of the nails

    PRO TIP: Avoid getting the product onto cuticles, powder will pick up wherever Base if applied

    Step 7
    • Brush Step 2 Base onto the entire nail plate and immediately dip finger at an angle into Base & Finish to encapsulate the nail art fully
    Step 8
    • Apply Step 3 Activator onto the nail and allow a few minutes for powder to harden
    • Then use our coarse grit buffer to even out the preferred thickness of the nails and the 240 grit buffer to smooth the nail surface
    Step 9
    • Wash hands and nails thoroughly or wipe with alcohol

    PRO TIP: Make sure nails are completely dry before moving to the next step!

    Step 10
    • Apply another coat of Activator and allow 3-4 minutes for Activator to completely dry
    • Leave nails as is for a matte finish!